Best of Philly

Best Theater Group

2016 BEST Theater Company

Theatre Exile

For those weary of their Walnut Street Theatre subscriptions, there’s this boundary-pushing South Philly company. From stunningly good season- opener Rizzo to brilliant closer The Invisible Hand, Exile broke more ground than any other company last season and left us wanting more.

1340 South 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-218-4022 | Website


2009 BEST Theater Group

1812 Productions

Independence Studio on 3, Walnut Street Theatre, 825 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA

Its hard to be funny all the time, but Philadelphia’s all-comedy theater company, stationed at Plays and Players, does just that. Last season,Cherry Bomb was, well, the bomb. Their annualThis Is the Week That Is show is always a (smart) hoot. And they changed it up a bit by throwing in a musical cabaret about… Read more »